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South Africa / Elections / Bombing #356317

CBS Evening News for Wednesday, Apr 27, 1994
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(Johannesburg: Dan Rather) Explosion of a bomb at Jan Smuts Airport in Johannesburg during the second day of elections in South Africa featured; scenes shown from the site of the terrorist bombing and people casting ballots and in line to vote. [VOTERS, election official Mary JONES, Archbishop Desmond TUTU, ANC president Nelson MANDELA, Winnie MANDELA - comment on the experience.] The problem of adding the name of Zulu chief Mangosuthu Buthelezi to the ballot detailed. [South African President F.W. De KLERK - comments.]

(Johannesburg: Allen Pizzey) CBS News exclusive report on the airport bombing featured; scenes shown from the site while the arrest of white extremist members of the Iron Guard is detailed. [Afrikaner resistance activist Leon VAN der MERWE - predicts urban terrorism.]

Pizzey, Allen;
Rather, Dan

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